Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Great Gatsby Themed Engagement Party!

Hey loves! 
So for those of you that know me or have been following my social media accounts for a while..you probably know that I'm ENGAGED to Yahya..my best friend and the love of my life since I was 14 years old! (if you didn't know now you do ;) Anyways, we had a Great Gatsby themed engagement party a few Saturday's back and I wanted to put this post together for you guys.  
I tried to combine vintage with glam for all decor using lots of candles, sequins, gold glitter, and diamond gems EVERYWHERE..we even sugared the champagne glasses with gold sugar..lol We had a vintage style photo lounge which was a HUGE hit thanks to my cousin and her professional camera. (thanks Cor!) With just a few fun props (faux mustaches, cigars, old fashioned jewelry, bow ties, and hats) we looked pretty Gatsby fab. We also had a candy bar courtesy of my aunt who should start doing them professionally..because everything came out AMAZING! My mom & sister surprised us with a GORGEOUS cake..could've been our freaking wedding cake it was so beautiful..designed with diamonds and fringe matching our theme perfectly. I loved everything about our party and I hope it can inspire someone else to do something similar =]

Chandelier made by yours truly ;)

"if ya like it then you shoulda.." he did.
wishing board <3
shoulda switched the letters..






i can't..
even..
DEAL!!!


this cake was even more beautiful in person..
edible roses btw..






"Every once in a while..right in the middle of an ordinary life..love gives us a fairytale


Of course I gotta let you know about the fashion..

My Dress: Laundry By Shelli Segal,  GET IT HERE!


Shoes: Enzo Angionlini "Lost Love 2" HERE!



Yahya's Suit: Sarar, HERE!!



3 comments:

  1. Gorgeous engagement party! Kudos to you!

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  2. Thank you for demonstrating how simple elegance is the way to go.

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